Community News

  • Local 5th graders enjoy Capitol tour
  • Consumer alert issued for fake GED tests

    (FRANKFORT, Ky.)—Kentucky Adult Education, a unit of the Council on Postsecondary Education, issued a consumer alert today regarding fraudulent websites claiming to offer high school and GED® diplomas for a fee through the Internet.

    “Kentuckians need to know there is one way to earn a GED® credential and that is through a test administered onsite at an Official GED Testing Center™,” said Reecie Stagnolia, vice president for Kentucky Adult Education.

  • Bedford bank gets 5-star rating

    Bedford Loan and Deposit Bank, is proud to be recognized as a 5-star superior bank by the nation’s leading bank rating and research firm,  BauerFinancial, Inc.

  • Coloring Contest Winners
  • High school greenhouse to open

    By Taylor Curnutte

    The Agricultural students of Trimble County High School are opening up the greenhouse this spring. Under the direction of Jo Ann Gripshover, the greenhouse students have been seeding and transplanting plants for sale to the community. They have all sorts of plants: delicious tomatoes, spicy peppers, beautiful wave petunias, begonias, impatiens, colorful zinnias, geraniums, and many more.

    Flats and hanging baskets are $14, single pots and cell packs are $1.50. Proceeds go to the Trimble County Agriculture classes.

  • TCMS honors 6th graders, staff members

    Trimble County Middle School Principal Mike Genton has announced the sixth grade students and staff members who are being recognized for their achievements last month.

  • Gosmans treated to Galt House fete

    Mr. and Mrs. Leon Gosman, Bedford, celebrated their 50th anniversary in style when their daughters and families presented them with a limousine ride and dinner at the Rivue atop the Galt House in Louisville.

    Helen Hudson and Leon “Porky” Gosman were married Feb. 16, 1962 at the Bedford United Methodist Church. The couple has two daughters, Deborah Pyles, Bedford and Laura Baker, Milton and one grandchild, Hayley.

  • IT’S A BOY!

    Jace Melwood Hafer was born at 7:28 p.m. March 24, 2012 at Norton Suburban Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21 inches in length. He is the son of Jeremy and Ashlee Hafer, Madison.

    Maternal grandparents are Edgar and Debbie Thomas, Bedford. Paternal grandparents are Dean and Traci Hafer, Madison.

    Great-Grandparents are Shirley and Doris Brown, Sharon Ogden and Dallas and Bonnie Tomlin.

  • April 21 Gospel Jubilee to benefit Carroll food pantry

    A concert benefiting the Carroll County Food Pantry will be held at the Carroll County Middle School Auditorium from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, April 21.

    Local Christian musicians The Infinite Realm will serve as the host group for the concert, billed as a “Feed the Hungry” Gospel Jubilee. Also appearing will be the Commonwealth Quartet from Nashville, Tenn., and Hearts of Joy, a trio based in Hanover, Ind.